Tuesday, June 13, 2017
The K-pop star's new EP hit the Billboard 200 and tops the World Albums Heatseekers Albums charts.
The anticipation for the return of one of K-pop's biggest solo stars is felt on theBillboard 200 this week.
G-Dragon's new Kwon Ji Yong EP debuts at No. 192 on the Billboard 200 with a little more than 4,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending June 8, mostly driven by traditional album sales (4,000 copies sold), according to Nielsen Music. Remarkably,Kwon Ji Yong lands on the chart with just one day of activity after the album was released on the June 8, the final day of Nielsen’s tracking week for the chart.
G-DRAGON is sweeping No.1 on music charts for six days in a row.
“UNTITLED”, the title track of G-DRAGON’s new album “KWON JI YONG” released on June 8, is proving G-DRAGON’s formidable influence on charts by staying in No.1 on the charts of five music-streaming websites (Melon, Mnet, NAVER, Soribada, Monkey 3) for six days in a row. Other songs of G-DRAGON’s new album are also placed in high ranks on charts.